Hey bud, just reaching out there to another Denverite that also likes to free think. If you find yourself needing another breath of sanity in a world of believers give me a shout out. I dig talking about the wacky and the quiet…"
You're certainly not the only one to have run into this sort of odd dilemma. I left Judaism as well and during my transition, SO many questions stood out in my head about where the religion fits into Dawkin's arguments in God…"
"dawkins points out that this is the problem with Pascals Wager! ...you can't force yourself to believe in something!
the wager... if you believe in god and you're right, then there is reward.
if you're wrong, you've wasted your…"
"It's not proper to say that a species can "de-evolve". Every species around today is the best at surviving in the niche that it survives in. We could not have survived in the niche where our Neanderthal ancestors were rocking out.…"
"I love you man, and I wish it were that easy for me!
I've been getting caught in the idea of the absence of right and wrong. We're just here...
As in Dawkin's speech "purpose of purpose", we're incorrectly assuming our…"
"yea... growing with people is a tough thing to do.
Maybe it will help to realize that best friends can change?
But best friends or not, it still upsets me so when other people think incorrectly! (why do I feel like such a dick when I say…"
"I know exactly how you feel...
For me though, that urge to "convert" people to atheism I've realized is more of an urge to have my best friends argue using logic. It's a pretty unsettling thing when your closest friends think so…"
Hey bud, just reaching out there to another Denverite that also likes to free think. If you find yourself needing another breath of sanity in a world of believers give me a shout out. I dig talking about the wacky and the quiet sanity. I'm not much of a beer drinker but shooting the breeze makes any drink taste better.